Classic Us Combat Aircraft of WWII: P-38 Lightning
Known by it's enemies as the Fork-Tailed Devil, the P-38 was a powerful twin-engine fighter plane with 6.50 cal. Machine guns packed into it's snout. It found great success against the nimble Japanese Zeros in the Pacific and as a light bomb carrying ground attack plane in Europe. Climb into the cockpit of this documentary to learn more about this plane's development and role in combat. 2011/color/60 min/NR/widescreen.